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good morning. breaking news. military misbehavior. overnight reports that the commander of u.s. forces in afghanistan, general john allen, is now under investigation. the fbi looking into thousands of, quote, potentially inappropriate e-mails exchanged with the woman who sparked the probe into cia director david petraeus. where will this all lead? costly. one of nascar's most famous drivers, jeff gordon, hit with a hefty fine for his role in this nasty post-race fight. and we've got that one thing. just look at the crowd on our plaza this morning. thousands upon thousands of fans
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still pouring in for one direction today, tuesday, november 13th, 2012. from nbc news, this is "today" with matt lauer and savannah guthrie live from studio 1a in rockefeller plaza. and good morning. even the audio guy is excited this morning about our concert on the plaza. just wants to say it three times. we've got one direction here. it is huge, and we do mean huge. >> and just want to say i'm matt lauer, and you're right. huge. we're not going to qualify. our executive producer just called up and talked to us and said that this is without a doubt the largest crowd we have ever had for a concert here in the many years we've been
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holding concerts on the "today" show. >> we didn't fill our plaza. we filled all the surrounding streets and city blocks. sorry, nypd, it's absolutely huge, and we'll have a concert for the fans who have been waiting since last week in some instances. >> but first breaking news and developments in the breaking scandal that led to the resignation of cia director david petraeus. >> as you might imagine, a lot of players and moving parts to this story, and it's just breaking this morning. a quick review this. all begin when jill kelley, a florida socialite and married mother of three complained about ma racing e-mails. the fbi said it traced those e-mails to this woman, paula broadwell, a married west point graduate and biographer of david petraeus. >> keep with us. that led to the eventual discovery of a romantic relationship between broadwell and general petraeus, and now general john allen is involved over his correspondence with the
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original woman, jill kelley. all sounds a little confusing, it is. let's get right to nbc's andrea mitchell who can help us sort it out. andrea, good morning to you. >> reporter: i'll try to do that. yet another military general drawn into an fbi investigation that prompted the resignation of cia director david petraeus. marine general john allen replaced david petraeus as commander in afghanistan last year, but allen has now been caught up in the fbi probe that led to petraeus' resignation as cia director. overnight the pentagon announced allen's nomination to be commander of nato has been delayed and the nomination of his successor in afghanistan speeded up. after military officials announced that 20,000 to 30,000 pages of potentially inappropriate e-mails connected allen to jill kelley, the woman who had first complained to the fbi about harassing e-mails traced to paula broadwell, petraeus' biographer and acknowledged mistress. allen, who is married, denies any wrongdoing, and for now remains commander in afghanistan as the investigation continues.
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monday night a team of fbi agents methodically collected boxes and bags of materials from the broadwell home. officials say they wanted to be extra thorough in completing the investigation into whether broadwell had violated a cyber stalking or cyber bullying statute by sending anonymous e-mails to kelley. petraeus is not under investigation. kelley, the target of the harassing e-mails now linked to allen is a surgeon's wife, mother of three and family friend of the petraeuses, a friendship that grew out of kelley's volunteer work for military familiesed a macdill air force base. some of the broadwell e-mails accused kelley of improper socializing with generals in tampa. others include of petraeus' comes and goings raising concerns that someone had access to highly sensitive details of his schedule. further complicating the case, officials say the fbi agent who first launched the investigation, a friend of kelley's, is now himself the subject of an internal fbi probe
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for suspected inappropriate behavior, including sending kelley shirtless photos of himself even before the investigation began. central to the case is paula broadwell, an army reservist, and like petraeus a west point graduate seen here in afghanistan embedded on an intelligence mission in 2010. she often cited her access to secrets, including about the assault on the benghazi consulate in this speech only a few weeks ago. >> now, i don't know if a lot of you have heard this, but the cia annex had actually taken a couple of libyan militia members prisoner, and they think that the attack on the consulate was an effort to try to get the prisoners back. >> reporter: cia denies holding any prisoners. meanwhile, en route to australia overnight defense secretary leon panetta, petraeus' predecessor at the cia, became the first administration official to speak about his resignation. >> i think he took the right
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step, and i think it's important when you're director of the cia with all of the challenges that face you in that position that, you know, that personal integrity comes first and foremost. >> reporter: house and senate intelligence leaders were not notified until the day petraeus resigned. >> it is very puzzling, and i think it was a mistake because this thing just came so fast and so hard, and since then it's been like peeling an onion every day. another peel comes off and you see a whole new dimension to this. >> reporter: all this severely complicates white house plans for what they hoped would be an orderly transition to a new national security team. they have been considering senator john kerry, who has long wanted to be secretary of state, for defense secretary. the white house has also lock wanted u.n. ambassador susan rice to success hillary clinton, but officials say congressional leaders are now warning them that the controversy over benghazi could complicate her confirmation, and
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counterterrorism adviser john brennan is still a possibility, if he wants it, to take over at cia. a lot going on here. savannah. >> complicated is the word of the day. amitch nell washington. thank you. let's turn to retired colonel jack jacobs who is an nbc military analyst. first petraeus, and now general allen involved. on the stunner scale, where do you put this? >> seven. very startling, especially for those people who worked with these officers and known for them for years and years. really quite astonishing. do you know general allen? what is his reputation? >> i don't know him very well. i've met him on several occasions. he's a 1976 honors graduate of the u.s. naval academy. he's got a -- a masters degree from georgetown, from the national war college. he's quite an intellectual actually. a great infantry marine and has had an absolutely stellar
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career. all this personal stuff coming out at a very, very difficult time complicates matters, both for our effort in southwest asia and for the upcoming budget battle. >> further complicating it is that he's about to leave as the head of the allied forces in afghanistan and had been due for a new post-as head of the military's efforts in europe. do you think that is likely on hold at this point? >> well, it's on hold now. it has not -- his nomination as the supreme court allied commander europe has not yet been withdrawn, but i wouldn't be surprised if it is withdrawn. i think they want to get through this as quickly as possible. they are likely to shouldn't him off to some other place. let him carry on in afghanistan until they can -- until general dunford takes over, withdraw his nomination to be supreme allied commander of europe, and then have him replaced by somebody else in europe >> i know you've worked closely with general petraeus over the
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years. that's somebody that you respect quite a bit. i don't even know what to ask here exactly. what is going on with our generals? is there some kind of culture or subculture that the rest us are not aware of, or is this really something that you think is a true aberration? >> well, i think it is an aberration. i've known general petraeus since he was a cadet at west point, and i was teaching there. i know his wife holly. she's heavily involved in charitable activities. they both are, as a matter of fact, and it does seem like an aberration. it's very difficult to understand how and why all this stuff began and how the investigation got to the point that it was. there were some very interesting questions asked about the fbi's role. the fbi which knew about all of this months ago apparently told nobody about it until everybody else heard about it. i think the congress has plenty of questions to ask the fbi about this, and fewer questions about the people like general
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allen and general petraeus. >> all right. colonel jack jacobs, good to get your perspective. as always, sir, thank you. >> with more here's matt. new york congressman peter king is the chairman of the house commit on homeland security. chairman king, it's good to see you. good morning. >> good morning, matt. >> sounds like a movie, doesn't it? sounds like the script of a movie. i don't know whether it's a comedy or drama. what's your initial reaction to what you're hearing this morning? >> it's really a greek tragedy. general betrarks opetraeus, one most drishd generals and general allen, outstanding job in afghanistan, going to go to nato. you're right. this is tragic, the elements of a hollywood movie or trashy novel. bottom line, you're talking about families and outstanding military leaders and the impact it has on the country and also overall questions about the fbi. >> also what about our credibility, not only here in the united states but abroad? >> obviously it's hurt, and
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that's -- again, bring it back to the fbi. all the more reason why once this investigation last summer, whenever it was, whenever general petraeus' name came up, i believe the fbi had an absolute obligation to tell the white house, specifically the president, what this involved, and even if general petraeus ended up being totally innocent, i have a great regard for general petraeus, wanted him to run for president, but having said that once his name came up as head of the cia and being investigated by the fbi in a potential possible sex scandal, they had the absolute obligation to tell the president because general petraeus was representing the united states in various countries around the world. he was on a number of missions, negotiating very sensitive arrangements. >> take it one step further. can you think of any good reason why the fbi in conducting this investigation for five months would wait until basically last week to tell the president, until the day that general petraeus resigned as director of the cia to inform members of the house and the senate? >> no.
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that is absolutely inexcusable. i'm on the intelligence committee. certainly the chairman of the intelligence community, mike roger and his counterparts as well as the senate intelligence committee, they are always briefed on matters such as this and i discussed this with previous chairmen. they were always briefed. any time something comes close to the investigation of a cia, the committee chairmen and ranking members are supposed to be notified and for good reason. not for ego or turf battles so we'll know what's going on if we're going to effectively monitor the cia. >> you know a lot about the law. does it surprise you that this private citizen, jill kelley, down in florida could spark such an investigation with the fbi? >> no, it really is. i mean, this is not the type of case that usually becomes a federal investigation. cyber harassment between two women or between any two people, certainly involved a love triangle or whatever it was, should not rise to this level, and i understand why someone feels aggrieved but the fact is i'm not aware of cases like this
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going, the fbi conducting a federal investigation. listen, we're in cyber wars with iran and china which is serious enough without putting personnel on something like this, so i am very, very surprised by that and how this thing escalated so far. >> congressman peter king. mr. chairman, thanks so much for your time this morning. >> matt. thank you as always, matt. >> want to turn to get the rest of the morning's top stories. enmorales is over at news desk. natalie, good morning to you. >> good morning, savannah and matt. good morning, everyone. investigators on the scene of an explosion that killed two people in an indianapolis neighborhood. say a faulty furnace may be to blame. the owners at the site of the blast were not there at the time. congress returns to business today after a seven-week hiatus. president obama is starting off the so-called lame duck session with a renewed push to lawmakers and labor officials today to avoid the looming fiscal cliff set to hit at the end of the
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year if bush-era tax cuts expire and automatic spending cuts kick in. anti-virus software developer john mcafee is wanted by police officials for questioning in the murder of his neighbor. american gregory fall was found dead of a gunshot wound on saturday night, just days after he'd filed a formal complaint against mcafee for, quote, roguish behavior. according to the associated press, other neighbors have been questioned, but mcafee has not been available at his home. intelligence rising in the middle east as israel's army claims it has made direct hits on syrian military vehicles. the move comes in retaliation for a syrian mortar shell landing in the israel-controlled golan heights. this as cross-border bombings between turkey and syria threaten to draw the region into the ongoing syrian crisis. meantime this morning, israeli air strikes struck the gaza strip as retaliation for rocket attacks from the hamas-controlled area. police say the deaths of
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five family members in toledo, ohio were the result of a murder-suicide. officials say the apparent intentional carbon monoxide poisoning killed three children, their uncle and their grandmother who were in the midst of a bitter custody dispute. nascar superstar jeff gordon is going to have to pay up for intentionally wrecking rival clint bowyer's car in sunday's race at the phoenix international raceway. gordon was fined $100,000, got docked 25 points and is on probation through the end of this year but avoids a suspension. the scrape-up caused a major fracas between the two drivers' pit crew. an incredible plane crash caught on tape in brazil. take a look at this small plane careened right off the landing strip near the sao paulo airport. the pilot suffered serious injuries.
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now back to matt and savannah. >> now to al who is outside with a one direction crowd. >> normally our stage is down by 49th street. at 48th street this time to give as many people a chance to see one direction. take a look at how far this crowd extends. hey, there. how are you? it is huge. more like a lighting of the rockefeller center christmas tree than a concert. it's happening. all these folks. look at this. i mean, it is wall-to-wall people all the way down to 49th street. buses are slowing down. this is incredible. tommy hogan, why don't you look over there. take a look across to where the christmas tree normally would be, and you can see that it goes all the way back to 51st street. i mean, this is insane. we have never ever had a crowd
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this big. this one breaks all the records. let's check your weather and show you what we've got. as can you see, a lot of umbrellas and raincoats. got a front moving through. unfortunately, we've got some heavy rain coming in just about the time one "d" starts their concert and look at how cold it is down south all the way down to atlanta, freeze warnings and frost advisory, freezing fog up in nashville where it's 28 degrees. 32 in san angelo. i love you, too. man, this is going to be an epic >> good morning. up in the n c a rainy and cold start on this tuesday. it will be breezy and much cooler than the last couple of
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>> and that's your latest weather. savannah. >> thanks, al. thousands of residents in the northeast still reeling after superstorm sandy, and their patience is wearing very thin. nbc's tom llamas is in staten island. good morning to you. >> reporter: good morning. this neighborhood is called midland beach and residents here, like in other parts of the region, now know surviving sandy means surviving the two weeks after it. make no mistake. help is here and things are getting better, but because of scenes like this some are calling this the new normal and those who are actually living it say it's miserable and there's nothing normal about it.
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>> reporter: a utility crew on long ilong is just getting to the downed tree and the web of wires it took down. residents forced to put up their own sign to warn people of the danger. their patience, like their power, is gone. >> the fact that it's two weeks later, and we still have live wires on our street is completely unacceptable. >> reporter: unacceptable and reaching a breaking point for mothers like barbara trying to get their families back on track. her son jack just celebrated his 6th birthday in a cold, dark house. not even jack's smile could stop mom's tears. >> very hard. >> reporter: part of the frustration is that the vast majority of the 8 million plus who lost power have it back. so far the tens of thousands still in the dark it's a complicated power buzz. just ask ukranian-american grandmother sophia who brighton beach, brooklyn. members of the army corps of engineers could bring her and her wheelchair-bound husband water but not power. like some, her building needs an
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electrician's approval before the lights can come back on, a costly tedious process that utility companies say is needed to ensure safety. and 14 days hasn't been enough time to fix a damaged water treatment plant that is shooting partially treated sewage into a waterway near a popular long island beach. how much? 65 million gallons a day. enough to fill 98 olympic-sized pool. >> we have the dec in there, army corps of engineers, working on setting up temporary cleansing stations. >> reporter: in monmouth county in the jersey shore the red cross is serving up warm meals, comfort for families returning home for the first time in a long time and realize it's more sensible to relocate than rebuild. >> it's katrinaesque. people have packed up and sfleest inleft.
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>> reporter: just this morning new jersey ended its gas rationing for residents and they have asked for aids and they will get it. new york alone wants $30 billion, and it's unclear if there's enough money for everyone. savannah? >> thank you, tom. still to come, one direction live in concert on our plaza. but first this is "today" on nbc.
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just ahead, more on the women at the center of the scandal involving general david petraeus, the brother of jill kelley who ultimately exposed the affair speaks out. >> and bradley cooper will be here live after your local news. into their work, their name on the door, and their heart into their community. small business saturday is a day to show our support.
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7:30 now on a tuesday morning. it's the 13th day of november, 2012. we're looking at our largest crowd ever flocking to rockefeller plaza for a concert. one thing and one thing only, one direction, the hit boy band takes to our concert stage just about an hour from right now. much to the delight of those people who have been waiting in some cases for about four days. >> amazing. >> inside studio 1a i'm matt lauer alongside savannah guthrie. >> just behind me i have a sign that says best mom ever. i think so. anyone who would come and brave these crowds to see this band and bring their kids in the rain
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is good stuff. we'll hear from one direction later. showed you the video a few weeks ago, a driver in ohio using the sidewalk to get around a school bus. a lot of you were outraged when you saw that. this morning that woman begins her punishment, and it is humiliating. coming up, we'll hear from the judge who ordered her to wear an idiot sign. >> then the latest on a very serious allegation that has led kevin clash, the man behind elmo, to take a leave of absence from "sesame street." we'll tell you more about that. >> we'll let you know about a very special event happening on rockefeller plaza. this friday for the first time in morning show history 30 individuals will fulfill their dreams of becoming american citizens as we host a u.s. naturalization ceremony live on our plaza. they are looking forward to becoming americans. we are sure happy to be there, so we hope you'll join us friday on "today." >> and they all have wonderful individual stories. we take this for granted being citizens of this great country, but for these people it's an
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amazing event, and we'll get to witness it as it happens. let's begin this half hour with more on the women involved in the scandal that led to the resignation of david petraeus. people who know them best are now speaking out. nbc's kristen welker is in washington with more on this. kristen, good morning. >> reporter: matt, good morning to you. marine general john allen's involvement in this scandal is just coming out, but we know paula broadwell and jill kelley are two moms who live nearly 600 miles apart, but now they are both entangled in this same scandal and under a very unwanted microscope. >> realize that this is something that's going to brand her for life. >> reporter: david kwam is the brother of jill kelley, the woman who ultimately exposed the david petraeus affair and dismissed the notion that gel kelley is anything but a friend. >> she's a mother, extremely dedicated. number two, she's a wife and
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she's extremely been dedicated to her husband and he to her, so for her to have an affair with general petraeus is completely ludicrous. >> mrs. kelley, how are you doing? >> kelley, seen leaving her tampa home monday, described petraeus as a longtime family friend in a joint statement she issued with her husband scott in which they asked for privacy. law enforcement sources say kelley told the fbi in may that someone was sending her anonymous harassing e-mails. fbi later discovered that paula broadwell, petraeus' biographer, was the one sending them and that broadwell and petraeus were having an extramarital affair. frequently fund-raising for the wounded war years program, the kelleys often socialized with petraeus and his wife holly. right now kelley's brother is offering full support. >> the conversations i've had with her is i love you and we're here for you for whatever you need. >> reporter: meanwhile monday night fbi agents removed items from broadwell's home.
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foreign policy expert michael o'hanlon has known petraeus and paula for years. >> paula's a pretty great person, a person with amazing interests in our country's security. >> reporter: broadwell, shown here in afghanistan, embedded on an intelligence mission in 2010, had unprecedented access to petraeus as she researched her book, later calling petraeus her mentor. >> as a sort of academic mentor of mine, if you will. he's proud that i've been able to do this. >> reporter: while some former aides to broadwell describe her as calculating, o'hanlon says her family life in north carolina with her husband scott and two children tell a different story. >> however big a mistake she's made and it's huge, that this is a person who worked hard, worked hard to raise her kids, worked hard to do a good job with the book. >> reporter: there is another woman deeply affected by this scandal and that's holly petraeus, general petraeus' wife of more than 30 years. petraeus' former aides tell me it is an understatement to say that she is infuriated right
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now. we have reached out to the petraeuses, the broadwells and kelleys but have not heard back. matt? >> kristen welker, thanks very much. >> let's head out to al now who is among our crowd who we've assembled here this morning for one direction with a check of the weather. al, good morning to you. >> up on the lift to give you a bird's eye view of this crowd. normally the stage on 49th. that's 48th street, and take a look. it goes all the way past the ice skating rink. normally that's where the christmas tree would be, all the way over to 51st street. this is about the size crowd we might get for the christmas tree lighting, maybe a little bitler, but it's awfully big. let show you what we've got as far as your weather is concerned. we have had some rain. no big problems. the good news is the weather has been fairly mild for all the folks camped out. right now temperatures upper 50s and low 60s. boston 64, but back in buffalo where the cold air, is 36, 33 in
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pittsburgh, and then by tomorrow that front is through, and look at the temperatures tumble about 10 to 15 degrees. 39 in pittsburgh, 45 in new york city. bangor 43. nashville where they have freezy fog this morning >> good morning. we will start off today with off and on rain showers. sunshine should break out later today. >> don't forget, get that weather any time you need. go to the weather channel on cable or weather.com online. savannah? >> all right, al, thanks.
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the man behind elmo is taking a leave of absence from "sesame street why the "to deal with very serious allegations. nbc's mara schiavocampo is here with more on this. >> reporter: good morning. this would be no elmo without robert clash but the puppeteer who created elmo is coming forward after a man claimed forward saying he had an intimate relationship with clash while he was still a minor. ♪ >> reporter: though he's best known as the voice of elmo, revered puppeteer kevin clash is now speaking out in his own defense against accusations of sexual misconduct. in a statement monday "sesame street" said they were contacted in june by a then 23-year-old man who alleged he had a relationship beginning when he was 16 years old with kevin clash. in his own statement, 52-year-old clash acknowledged having a relationship with the man but says it was between two consenting adults, and i am deeply saddened that he is trying to characterize it as
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something other than what it was. >> when you look at the stories here, clash and his accuser are not all that far apart. the only question is did the relationship begin at age 16 or age 18 or later? >> reporter: "sesame street" says they found the allegation of underage conduct to be unsubstantiated but also found clash violated company policy regarding internet usage, and he was disciplined. clash created elmo and has been performing as the lovable muppet for almost 30 years, racking up 24 emmy awards along the way. >> elmo wishes he could go, too. >> reporter: puppeteer working on "sesame street" was a lifelong wishful filled, something he talked about in the 2011 documentary "being elmo." >> when i was 9 years old, it was just a dream that i had, wow, i wish that i could work with the muppets. >> reporter: over the years, elmo has made his way from "sesame street" to main street as the most popular muppet,
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often appearing on other tv shows. >> yes, elmo loves to dance. >> reporter: and flying off toy store shelves. >> elmo is the franchise. i've had parents tell me that mommy or daddy was not the first word their child said. elmo was the first word their child said. >> reporter: clash is now on indefinite leave, saying i am taking a break to deal with this false and defamatory allegation, an absence that will be undoubtedly felt on "sesame street." >> there isn't anybody with more sway or more influence in the studio than kevin. he directs. he executive produces. i can't imagine there being a modern day "sesame street" without kevin clash. >> reporter: now, we reached out to the accuser's attorney for comment, but he didn't spont respond. as for elmo, "sesame street" says he's bigger than one person and will remain an integral part of the show. >> mara schiavocampo, thank you. coming up next, the puppy named after a victim of 9/11 all
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we're back now at 7:43 with an update on a touching story we brought you last year about a tsa bomb detection puppy and the 9/11 victim he was named after. the puppy is now all grown up and nbc's tom costello just returned from his graduation ceremony. tomorrow, good morning. >> sweet story. you may remember the puppy's name is dolan. he stole the show here when he was on the "today" show of the family of the captain bob dolan, and now dolan the dog is headed to the front lines with the a.
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it was 18 months ago when we first dolan and his playmates at lackland air force base in san antonio, part of the boot camp that traipse these noses to sniff out explosives but something about this puppy made him special. >> this is dolan, number 500. >> reporter: 500th puppy to go through the tsa program and every dog is named after one of the 3,000 people who died on 9/11. >> this is just such an honor. i can't even tell you what an honor this is for me. >> reporter: dolan was named after lisa dolan's husband, navy captain bob dolan who died in the pentagon on 9/11. on the "today" show lisa met dolan for the first time. >> he will o', baby. >> reporter: 18 months later dolan is all grown up. >> good boy. good boy. >> reporter: and with his handler now ready to graduate from the tsa's bomb detection
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academy. >> over here. >> reporter: a big day for which lisa and rebecca have driven all the way to san antonio. >> hello, baby. do you remember me? oh, my gosh. do you remember me? yes, that's rebecca. >> reporter: whether it was the reunion or our microphone that caught his attention, dolan was wound up. so what is it like to see him all grown up? >> it's wonderful. >> yeah. >> it's wonderful. i know now he's going to go out there and going to work, and i also know, i have the -- the knowledge now that he remembers us so that's exciting. >> reporter: at graduation ceremony dolan led the procession. sleigh and rebecca were there and so were 14-year-old aidan and his mom laurie who helped raise dolan while he was a puppy in san antonio, and then had to let him go. >> it was kind of hard, yes, it was. >> reporter: a lot of work? >> yes, for some people it's like another job, honestly. >> reporter: sniffing for bombs
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is a big game for the tsa dogs, but half the puppies in the program wash out. not dolan. >> good boy. good boy. that's a good boy. >> reporter: now dolan is leaving the tsa's training terminal in texas and head for a new assignment in maui, and he's headed there with two of his classmates, right? handler frank d'angelo is going with him. >> they are like a 2-year-old almost, and, you know, some days they are terrible 2s and some days they are excellent, but overall it's all good. >> reporter: for rebecca dolan whose dad was a bomb technician it's all come full circle. >> i ream really proud when i tl them my dad was the bomb guy. >> reporter: with his tail in perpetual motion, dolan is on his way. the real winner is the handler, being reassigned from alaska to
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hawaii and there could be more puppies following up in his paw prints. >> glad we followed up on that. tom costello. a woman ordered to wear an idiot sign for driving on a side walk to get around a school bus. is the punishment too humiliating, and bradley cooper is here to talk about his new movie, but first these messages. make life better. brighten our days. ♪ at jcp, we don't want to be another store. we want to be your favorite store. we're creating a whole new way to shop for the brands you love. at values you can believe in. jcp has a bold new look that will look even better on you. ♪ i am probably going to the gas station
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back now at 1:49 with the unusual punishment for a driver caught on camera using a sidewalk to get around a school bus. nbc's katy tur is in cleveland with this story. good morning to you. >> reporter: good morning, savannah. certainly very unusual. i'm going to step aside to show you when this sign reads. unfortunately, we've got this truck. now you can see sheena harden who has to hold a sign that says only an idiot would drive on a sidewalk to avoid a school bus, and that's essentially what she's being punished for. the judge says she couldn't give her jail time. she thought this would be a more appropriate sentence. the video is so damning it seems for itself. watch as 32-year-old sheena harden doesn't even pause as she veers right and drives up on the sidewalk to bypass a school bus stopped to pick up disabled students. >> she comes through at 7:30 every morning. goes around the school bus every morning.
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>> reporter: harden was caught on tape by the school bus driver. fed up with watching her put herself and his kids in danger. harden's reasoning, she apparently didn't want to wait. >> clearly the handicap boy cannot run across the street. there's a factory across the street. >> reporter: that was harden's mother in september explaining why her daughter's maneuver wasn't all that bad. we spoke with the director of the neighboring day care center soon after the video surfaced. she showed us just how precarious harden's escape route actually could have been. >> if we had to evacuate the building, we would have to come through this door. this door here to come out of building, and if she's coming up on the sidewalk, well, then there's the danger right there. >> reporter: a cleveland municipal court judge agreed sentencing harden to a $250 fine and actual penance, ordering her to stand on the street corner and hold this sign, both today
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and tomorrow. it reads only an idiot would drive on a sidewalk to avoid a school bus. >> chances are, had she shown some remorse, maybe i would not have given her that extra part of the sentence. >> reporter: neither harden or her lawyer would talk to nbc news about the sign, but in court the disgraced driver offered an explanation for her impatien impatience. >> they would just stand there and talk after the children were loaded, again, not justifying. >> reporter: yesterday we spoke about the day care's director about the judge's orderer to make harden wear an idiot sign. you don't think it's too embarrassing to stand there with a sign saying only idiots drive on a sidewalk? >> idiot is a strong word but you have to have been an idiot to drive on the sidewalk in the first place. >> reporter: now, she has to stand here from 7:45 to 8:45, both today and tomorrow. also has a fine.
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other than that though, she will lose her license for 30 days. savannah? >> katy tur in cleveland this morning, thank you. take a look outside. look what we've got out there. a huge crowd gathered for bradley cooper. no, actually for one direction and bradley cooper both in the next hour. luckily, walgreens is here to help, with our new happy and healthy magazine, full of great new items for a boost of happiness, tips for staying healthy and sweet holiday deals to stay one step ahead. or at least try to. pick up your free copy and get 3,000 points right now when you buy $20 of select walgreens store brand products. at the corner of happy and healthy.
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>> this is wbal-tv 11 news today in baltimore. >> good morning. i am mindy basara. is it getting any better? >> unfortunately not. major delays around de area. the rain is impacting your right. overturned vehicle at urban avenue near north point. watch for closures at that intersection. no longer any closures at the northeast side due to the accident. delays both ways, 8 miles per hour.
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northbound 83 tanyard road, still has an accident clearing. franklin boulevard to the beltway. we are hearing that 140 is jammed from that area to the beltway as a result. j.f.x. southbound, delays to 28th street. charles and 21st street, and the west side is looking at jammed conditions. here is what looks like on 83 and padonia road. southbound traffic crawling from 439 to the beltway. r. ford road, out about our fourth, very heavy. inner loop delays was 95. over to you, tony. >> rain is having a major impact on the morning commute, and will stick around for another couple of hours. i left 95 corridor ---95 corridor, and it tapers off towards the suburbs. partly cloudy later on today.
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8:00 now on this tuesday morning. it's the 13th of november, 2012. henceforth known as one direction day here on our plaza, and as you can see the crowd extends well beyond rockefeller plaza for blocks and blocks. thousands of people here to see one direction, and we say good morning to them and good morning to you. i'm savannah guthrie alongside matt lauer and al roker. when you think about it, it's remarkable what one d as they are known have accomplished in such a short time. first record out last march and already their second record. >> we should tell these people
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it has started to rain so you want to go home? i had a feeling that was the case. anyway, another guy with a huge following is in our studio right now. he's bradley cooper. he's got a brand new movie out that is really good. i saw it just a short time ago. you actually saw it as well. he's going to talk about that, and also this is a sad day for women all around the planet because it is his last official day as the sexiest man on earth. we'll talk to him about that. >> and we congratulate him on his benevolent reign as sexiest man alive. erica in our control room, a married mother, has been snapping photos of the monitors just to get a shot of bradley cooper, so just want you to know the lady hysteria is in full form. >> go to twitter #getalifeerica and capturing camelot, some of the most iconic photos from the
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kennedy era. we'll be bringing those two, bringing those stories about those photos. first we want to go inside. natalie morales is over at the news desk. good morning to you. >> good morning, everyone. the top commander in afghanistan is now caught up in the scandal that led to the sudden resignation last week of cia director david petraeus. the pentagon announced overnight that marine general john allen is under investigation because of 20,000 to 30,000 pages of potentially inappropriate e-mails that connect him to jill kelly. kelly is the florida woman whose complaints to the fbi about had a rationing e-mails led to the discovery of an extramarital affair between cia director david petraeus and biographer paula broadwell. agents investigating broadwell removed boxes of materials from her north carolina home last night. investigators are zeroing in on the cause of a deadly house explosion that devastated an indianapolis neighborhood over the weekend. nbc's ron allen is there with the latest. good morning to you, ron.
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>> reporter: good morning, natalie. we're getting a much closer look at the incredible damage here now. investigators say the evidence still points to some kind of a gas explosion. the owner of the home where the blast occurred has told authorities he thinks a faulty gas furnace might be to explain. no one was home at the time. meanwhile, the investigation continues, and some residents have been allowed home briefly to pick up the pieces of whatever they can salvage. like most residents who live close to the blast site nick was given an hour with an escort to look at what's left of his home, living room walls cracked and windows and doors blown out. he lives 30 yards from where investigators say something exploded. the fire lit up the saturday night sky. the force of the blast so powerful it was heard miles away, and damaged as many as 80 homes. this is what the community looked like before and after the explosion and fire. public safety director troy
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riggs gave up a close-up look at the damage, a sea of scorched and better home. debris and shattered glass in every direction. >> you can see the homes here. you'll see the roofs that are buckled, windows northbound out and garage doors that are blasted in. i mean, it's a -- it's hard to explain unless you've been here. >> reporter: at the epicenter of the blast, a black hole where two homes were obliterated. next door is where relatives say dion longworth and his wife jennifer died, a beloved second grade teacher. >> she was never like yelling at anybody. she would always be nice and encouraging. >> reporter: investigators say dozens of homes may be uninhabitable, and fire or six beyond repair, headed for demolition. authorities are working to make the neighborhood safe, and while they think this explosion may have been caused by a gas leak, they are still trying to figure out what would ignite such a powerful blast. natalie? >> ron allen in indianapolis. thanks so much, ron.
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now for a look at what's trending today, our quick roundup of what has you talking online and the word of the gear is at this, an honor bestowed by the oxford dictionary. the word comes from the acronym for a compressed file format that is used to create the simple animations, including psy. these photos from last night's world premiere of the "twilight" saga "breaking down two" are heating up the web. kristen stewart wore a daring sheer gown on the red carpet and did show up on the arm of her perhaps on again co-star and boyfriend robert pattinson, and the pandemonium outside our studio is burning up online. our largest concert crowd ever has gathered for the chance to sing along with british boy band one direction and their fans and parents have been camped out for doors and even endured a soaking cold rain overnight but it's
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almost coming up soon. let's go back outside to savannah. >> so many screaming gals out here. >> a lot of screaming kids and parents. one direction is doing three songs today. >> that's right. >> and they are going to tape three more songs and we'll play them back tomorrow. don't come down here tomorrow expecting to see one direction. they will not be here. we will play their songs, but stay in the comfort of your home and watch today. >> exactly. >> there you go. let's check your weather. see what we've got for you. starting our pick city today. oma omaha, nebraska, nbc 6. sunny, cool, 53 degrees. rest of the weather. front pushing through. that's bringing rain into the northeast all the way down to norfolk. a few showers making its way into seattle. a system there will cause problems early next week along the east coast. rain today from bangor, maine down into the carolinas. showers in the pacific northwest. sunshine in between.
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>> good morning. a rainy and cold start on this tuesday. it will be breezy and much cooler than the last couple of >> and that's your latest weather. >> all right. al, we're having a situation down in the control room. bradley cooper is there. >> erica levin. erica, can you even -- >> what's working right now? >> and erica's husband, an audio expert is in the booth and just shaking his head. acting surprised.
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we're back now at 8:11 with bradley cooper, star of the new movie "silver linings playbook." he plays pat solitano, a guy who moves back home after leaving a mental institution, an adjustment for everyone especially when pat wakes up his parents in the middle of the night to discuss things like ernest hemingway. take a look. >> the whole time you're rooting for this hemingway guy to survive the war and be with the woman he loves, katherine barkley. >> it's 4:00 in the morning, pat. >> and he does. he survives the war, after getting blown up. he survives it and escapes to switzerland with katherine. you think he ends it there? no. she dies, dad! i mean, the world's hard enough as it is, guys. can't someone say let's be positive? let's have a good ending to the story. >> bradley cooper, welcome back. >> thanks for having me. >> i'm going to start with the question but you know the questions already. what happened for folks at home i left my copy of bradley's interview questions for bradley on the table. >> i did, had to take a gander. didn't know what it was and then
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i saw what was circled. >> you cheated, read the whole interview, looked right down to the bottom which i said oh, no. >> now i know which ones you don't want to get to. talk to me about the character. i saw this last week and first of all explain why he was in the mental institution in the first place. >> he actually was a plea bargain that he made with the courts because he was arrested for beating -- almost beating this guy to death who he caught cheating on him with his wife in the shower, and then when he made the plea bargain he said i'll just go into a mental institution and plead insanity and while there he gets diagnosed as being bipolar. >> which is a pretty good diagnosis for this guy. he walks a very fine line throughout this entire movie between being a guy who is adjusted or somewhat well adjusted and a guy that's completely out of control. >> very keen on making authentic and bipolarity, like snow flakes, no two are the same. and we had to be specific. this guy has anger management issues based on tryingers that
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occur and one trigger is a song. >> robert de niro plays your farther, and at first we look and say, okay, this is a great casting of a guy to play a father. as we get to know his character more we understand more about where the insanity in your character comes from. >> it's true. everybody is served a little bit on the fringe in this movie. robert de niro plays a character who has major obsessive compulsive disorder >> you didn't want to do this, or you weren't sure you wanted to do this part when you first read the script, and i understand that he was one of the people who had confidence and said, no, you absolutely should do it. >> no, it's true, and he also kind of championed me to get the role, and i read initially. i'm from philly, an italian-american, love the eaglesing everything i didn't have to work on, and i thought this role isn't really right for me but because it's because i'm scared because david shoots movies where you have to really do it, and it was demanding. bob said don't worry about it. >> you mentioned loving for the eagles, for those watching why is that so important in the
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eagles play an important part in that movie, love for the football team and on a side note you have emotional memories of the eagles as well. your dad passed away in 2011 and one of the things you got to do with him. >> took him to the playoff game the sunday before he died. yeah. got to go on the field. it was pretty amazing, yeah. >> mentioned robert de niro was here yesterday, and one of the things he talked about was that he likes to give advice to younger actors, and i asked him, first of all, he said you and he had become friends. >> that's nice. >> does that ever sound surreal as an actor? >> i tell everybody we're friends so it's nice that he says it once in a while so i don't seem like some psychotic fan. >> he said you're a bit of a stalker, but you have also become friends. but he did say he's offered you advice or talked to you about the business. what do you take away from his experience? >> oh, man, and i do seek his advice a lot. he's not lying about that. more as an example. the guy has been in the business for over 40 years and attacks
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itted with the same veracity and enjoyment i still do, and besides that he's a great human being. he's a family man, love his more or less and the way he walks through life. >> and makes incredible choices. >> he's a superior human being. >> this is a very important day in your life for another reason, and you saw that because you actually penned it out here at the bottom. >> thought i got rid of the page. >> this is the last official day. >> i know. >> your reign, unless you somehow pull the repeat here. >> well, you know, i was backing to bloomberg last night and said how can we pull this off? >> hoe can we do this? >> take term limits out. >> teach me, show me the way, wise one. >> unless anything happens you'll no longer tomorrow when "people" magazine names its new sexiest man in the universe you'll no longer hold that title. traditionally how does the sexiest man on the planet spend
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the last night of his reign. >> instituted with clooney but a whole decompression. after this i get whisked away to somewhere in wisconsin and they talk me down for about a week. >> somehow i don't think there's you alone in the room. others involved in this decompression? >> i think matt damon runs it now. >> in the middle of shooting "hangover 3." >> five? >> somehow that going? >> it's amazing, you know. that was like once in a lifetime or three times in a lifetime. >> fan of the first two. i know i'll be a fan of the third one. nice to have you here. changed the dynamic and erica downstairs will never be the same. "silver linings playbook" opens in select theaters on friday and nationwide on november 21st, check it out. >> up next, rare and intimate photo of president john f. kennedy and his family, and then a live concert from one direction out on the plaza, but first these messages. [ female announcer ] it's deliciously dark just before dawn.
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been seen before in in way. how did you get your hands on this photo? >> stanley was a wonderful friend, and he left them to me when he died. he also left me this marine corps locker of his which was filled with kennedy letters and diary extracts and memos and presents that he had received from the president. it was a very sentimental cache of things, and because this was the 50th anniversary of the kennedy administration i thought i'd put together a book. >> it's a real treasure chest and we see some of the spirit of this in the book. let's talk about some of the photos. each tells a story. the first one we want to show is jfk and jack kennedy in a convertible. it's rare because we didn't get to see that many moments of affection between them. >> that's absolutely right. this is coming back from the blair house to the white house, and jacqueline kennedy told stanley that this was her favorite picture with the president because she felt that it showed such affection and such intimacy. you know, jfk was -- he was not
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publicly demonstrative at all and didn't like to be photographed that way. didn't even kiss his wife after the speech. >> and we know the kennedy children were such an object of affection and interest, but jfk didn't necessarily want the kids to be photographed. jackie didn't, and we have this photo that's taken in hyannis. it's a famous one of jfk on a golf cart surrounded which children but not the kennedy children. >> no. jackie wouldn't led caroline or john-john be in this photograph, and these are all kennedy kids and cousins, and in this particular photograph they are saying uncle jack, run over the photographer. kill the photographer, uncle jack. >> a picture of caroline holding her dad's photo. a good story behind that. >> jackie was very, very upset about this. stanley took this picture, and she's standing next to maria shriver, and maria shriver said that's the president of the united states and carline said, no, it's not. it's my daddy. it's my daddy, and jackie would not let this be published because she said she felt that
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caroline looked bratty. >> one of the most interesting stories in the book has to do with stanley's efforts to photograph the children, which jackie apparently did not want, but finally you write that stanley got his opportunity, and he says when the president saw me, he said now you know we better get this out of the way pretty quick. things get kind of sticky when jackie is around and the results were pictures of the kids in and around the oval office. >> a four-day exclusive shoot and the president brought stanley into the white house, into the family quarters, took him to camp david on the helicopter. they got an amazing series of photographs, and kennedy loved them. he loved them. he just thought they were fabulous, except for one. he did not want the picture -- now that's -- that's the famous one. stanley said when he shoved off this would be the shot he'd be remembered for. >> this is the one that's never been seen before. >> no. president kennedy said no because john-john was playing at his desk, and he felt -- the
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president felt that he wasn't taking the office seriously enough. >> i know that after his death jacqueline kennedy reached out to stanley and had him shoot some photographs for a memorial issue for "look" magazine. tell us about that. >> that's right. you know something. she said to stanley, she was so glad that he and the president had conspired against her because she wouldn't have had all the photographs that he took during those four days. she was so grateful, and stanley gave her all the photographs in an album, and then they went to london together, and there's a very funny diary extract. stanley titled it my 14 days of agony with jacqueline kennedy in which he had to trail her all over london and take pictures. >> kitty kelly, you capture these moments so call. the book is called "capturing camelot." thanks for sharing some of it with us this morning. appreciate it. >> now let's head outside to matt and al and our huge concert
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segment. >> being besieged by teenagers to take things up to the stage. >> when you hear that they are on again tomorrow, don't line up. we're going to play some recorded bonus tracks tomorrow t >> this is wbal-tv 11 news in baltimore. >> good morning. i am mindy basara. time for the morning commute with sarah caldwell. >> such a mess out there. it will take awhile to get you to where you need to go. churchville road, right in churchville, we have an accident. delays to the 895 split. overturned vehicle worked on had erred and avenue and north point. you can see what the north side looks like it jammed conditions in both directions. nine miles per hour to and from
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95. bigger delays on the southbound side. 439 down to the beltway. 14 miles per hour from southbound 795 to franklin. west side is just maxed out from approaching 795 down to edmondson. if you want a trouble spot on 50 prior to i-97, watch for an accident. padonia road, it is barely moving. this is what it looks like on the northeast corner. not moving at all on the outer loop. inner loop traffic not much better. that is the latest on traffic pulse 11. >> rain is having a teensy- weensy impact on the morning commute. it will clear up this afternoon and we will get sunshine, but for the next few hours, more of the same.
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temperatures in the 40's, and it will be difficult to recover once again passed the rain. high temperatures will stay in the upper 40's and 50's. breezy and colder than the last of all of days. it should stay quiet as we go to the beginning of the weekend but temperatures below average. >> another
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♪ it's 8:30 now on a tuesday morning it's the 13th day of november, 2012. we have fans of one direction in every direction for just about as far as the eye can see, and they only have to wait a few more minutes to hear from their idols live on our concert stage.
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>> you guys are 18 month and 20 years old, already making history. their first album topped the chart. their new single debuted at number one. more than 8 million hits online in 24 hours. >> we are going to talk to one d about their success and everything that's gone along with it, and they have a big announcement they will be making, and they are going to pick the lucky fans, three lucky fans, to compete in a trivia contest for tickets for their contest. >> let's see how much they really know and love one d, and if that weren't enough, also one direction is going to be playing a couple extra songs here today that we're recording, and we'll play back tomorrow on our show as well. again, they are not going to be here tomorrow. >> not here tomorrow. >> so stay home and watch them. >> meanwhile, i've got a 13-year-old staring daggers are you going to get to the weather so we can get to the concert.
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>> be quick about it. for today, showers in the pacific northwest, look for sunshine in between down to the south, gulf coast into florida. hit or miss thunderstorm or two tomorrow. sunny and colder along the eastern seaboard. rain and snow showers and >> good morning. we will start off today with off and on rain showers. sunshine should break out later today. >> and that's your latest weather.
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>> at the risk of sounding like richard dawson, let's put 15 seconds up on the clock. that one says zero. here we go. let's start the countdown to one of the biggest concert events. let's just say the biggest concert event that we have ever had on the "today" show. >> can you guys help us count down. 10, 9, 8, 7, 6, 5, 4, 3, 2, 1. one direction. [ cheers and applause ] ♪ >> "today" show, make some noise. ♪ you're insecure, don't know what for ♪ ♪ you're turning heads when you walk through the door ♪ ♪ no need to cover up being the
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way that you are is enough ♪ ♪ everyone else in the room can see you ♪ ♪ everyone else you light up my world like nobody else ♪ ♪ the way that you flip your hair gets me overwhelmed ♪ ♪ you don't know you're beautiful ♪ ♪ if only you saw what i could see ♪ ♪ you'll understand why i want you so desperately ♪ ♪ right now i'm look willing at you and i can't believe ♪ ♪ you don't know, you don't know you're beautiful ♪ ♪ that's what makes you beautiful ♪ >> scream. ♪ so come on, you've got it wrong ♪ ♪ to i'm right, i put it in a song ♪ ♪ i don't know why you're being
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shy ♪ ♪ and turn away when i look into your eyes ♪ ♪ everyone else in the room can see it ♪ ♪ everyone else but you ♪ baby you light up my world like nobody else ♪ ♪ the way that you flip your hair get me overwhelmed ♪ ♪ but when you smile at the ground it ain't hard to tell ♪ ♪ you don't know, oh, owe ♪ you don't know you're beautiful ♪ ♪ if only you saw what i can see ♪ ♪ you'll understand why i want you so desperately ♪ ♪ right now i'm looking at you and i can't believe ♪ ♪ you don't know, oh, oh ♪ you don't know you're beautiful ♪ ♪ that's what makes you beautiful ♪ >> let me see those hands. ♪ na, na, na, na, na, na, na, na, na, na ♪ ♪ na, na, na, na, na, na
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♪ babe you light up my world like nobody else ♪ ♪ the way that you flip your hair gets me overwhoemd ♪ but when you smile at the ground it ain't hard to tell ♪ ♪ you don't know, oh, oh ♪ you don't know that you're beautiful ♪ ♪ you light up my world like nobody else ♪ ♪ the way way that you flip your hair gets me overwhelmed ♪ ♪ the way that you smile at the ground it ain't hard to tell tell ♪ ♪ you don't know, oh, oh ♪ you don't know you're beautiful ♪ ♪ if only you saw what i can see ♪ ♪ you'd understand why i watney so desperately ♪ ♪ right now i'm looking at you and i can't believe ♪ ♪ you don't know, oh, oh ♪ you don't know that's what you're beautiful ♪ ♪ you don't know that you're beautiful ♪ ♪ that's what makes you beautiful ♪
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>> thank you. >> one direction, thank you. >> new york city, make some noise! >> and there's more music where that came from, and we'll be back with the band, but first this is "today"th
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♪ i want you to rock me, rock me ♪ >> one direction made history with their debut album becoming the first ever british band to debut at the top of the u.s. charts. well, now they are set to break even more records with their sophomore effort. it's called take me home. >> the people here in the plaza don't need me to introduce them, for you folks at home, niall horan, zayn malik, liam payne and louis tomlinson.
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great to have you back here. people started lining up-for-or five days ago, stayed over the weekend t.rained here in new york throughout the morning hours and nobody has gone home. do you ever get used to this? >> i think it's unbelievable to see this kind of support. i think in spite of everything that happened, our thoughts and prayers are with everyone affected with hurricane sandy and to see everyone come out is absolutely amazing. means so much to us so thank you. >> is it exciteing? is it overwhelming, all of the above? >> incredible. absolutely amazing to have people camping out for us and you guys are always amazing. thanks so much for taking the time when it's cold and raining. >> what happened to you after the release of your first album is now legendary, and now today comes the sophomore album as they like to say? any jitters or doubts about that? this would seem to put those to
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rest. do you worry about it? >> we're really excited about it. the fans deserve it. they have worked so hard for us over the past year and a half. thank you so much, everybody. >> i saw the hands shaking. >> we were a little nervous, and obviously when we first put the album out there. but we've been waiting so long, assalyi liam said. it's just amazing. >> you did more with the album, did some of the writing of the songs, too. that's very exciteing? >> we wrote about five songs on the album, so we got involved in that. definitely helped the fans. >> so the good news is you spent the last year or so traveling all around the world spending enormous amounts of time together. the bad news is for a lot of groups you're spending an enormous amount of time together. are there any growing pains with this relationship? >> no. we can't actually remember the last time we had an argument. we're a band of brothers. how dairy? you know, it's great to be
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together on the road. we have so much fun on the road and there's a lot of long journeys and stuff involved and we have a great time and that's what matters. >> i hear you have a big announcement for us this morning about your movie future. who wants to give us the good news. >> so, we are going to do our first ever movie. and it's going to be in 3-d, and it's coming to theaters near you on the 30th of august, 2013. >> congratulations. we just got word in our ear that tickets have just sold out. what are you going to play for us next? >> doing a song called "live for you." >> ladies and gentlemen, one direction. ♪ hey, girl, i'm waiting on
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you ♪ ♪ i'm waiting on you ♪ come on and let me seek you out ♪ ♪ let's have a celebration and keep the windows down ♪ ♪ yeah, we'll be doing what we do, just pretending that we're cool and we know it, too ♪ ♪ yeah, we'll keep doing what we do, just pretending that we're cool ♪ ♪ let's go crazy, crazy, crazy till we see the sun ♪ ♪ i know we only met them, let's pretend it's love ♪ ♪ and i never, never, never stop for anyone ♪ ♪ tonight let's get some and live while we're young ♪ ♪ tonight let's get some and live while we're young ♪
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♪ hey girl it's now or never, it's now or never ♪ ♪ don't overthinking just let it go ♪ ♪ and if we get, yeah, get together ♪ ♪ don't let the pictures leave your phone ♪ ♪ yeah, we'll be doing what we do ♪ ♪ just pretending that we're cool ♪ >> sing it. ♪ let's go crazy, crazy crazy till we see the sun ♪ ♪ i know we only met but let's pretend it's love ♪ ♪ and never, never, never stop for anyone ♪ ♪ tonight let's get some and live while we're young ♪ ♪ who, oh, oh, oh, oh, oh, oh, oh ♪ ♪ and live while we're young ♪ tonight let's get some and live while we're young ♪
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♪ and girl, you and i ♪ we're about to make some memories tonight ♪ ♪ i wanna live while we're young ♪ ♪ we wanna live while we're young ♪ ♪ let's go crazy, crazy, crazy till we see the sun ♪ ♪ i we only met but let's pretend it's love ♪ ♪ and never, never, never stop for anyone ♪ ♪ tonight let's get some and live while we're young ♪ ♪ crazy, crazy, crazy till we see the sun ♪ ♪ i know we only met but let's pretend it's love ♪ ♪ and never, never, never stop for anyone ♪ ♪ tonight let's get some and live while we're young ♪ ♪ wanna live, wanna live, wanna live while we're young ♪ ♪ wanna live, wanna live, wanna live while we're young ♪
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♪ wanna live, wanna live, wanna live while we're young ♪ ♪ tonight let's get some and live while we're young ♪ >> thank you. new york city! >> we'll have more music ahead from one direction, but first this is "today" on nbc. ♪ and never, never, never stop for anyone ♪ ♪ ton
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♪ ♪ you know i've always got your back ♪ >> with one of their brand new songs off of their brand new album, once again here's one direction. ♪
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♪ your hand fits in mine like it's made just for me ♪ ♪ but bear this in mind it was meant to be ♪ ♪ and i'm joining up the dark with the freckles on your cheek ♪ ♪ and it all makes sense to me ♪ i know you've never loved the crinkles by your eyes ♪ ♪ when you smile you never loved sthet ♪ the dimples in your back at the bottom of your spine ♪ ♪ but i've loved them endlessly ♪ ♪ i won't let these little things slip out of our mouth ♪ ♪ but if i do, it's you or it's you and they add up to ♪ ♪ i'm in love with you and all
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these little things ♪ ♪ you can't go to bed without a cup of tea ♪ ♪ maybe that's the reason that you talk in your sleep ♪ ♪ all those conversations are the secrets that i keep ♪ ♪ though it makes no sense to me ♪ ♪ i know you've never loved the sound of your voice ♪ ♪ so i'm taking everyone to know how much you weigh ♪ you still have to squeeze into your jeans but you're perfect to me ♪ ♪ i won't let these little things slip out of my mouth ♪ ♪ but if it's true, it's you, it's you they add up to ♪ ♪ i'm in love with you, and all
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these little things you never love yourself as much as i love you ♪ ♪ you never treat yourself right but i don't want you to ♪ ♪ if i let you know i'm here for you ♪ ♪ and maybe you love yourself like i love you ♪ ♪ because i've just let these little things slip out of my mouth ♪ ♪ because it's you, oh, it's you, it's you they add up to ♪ ♪ and i'm love with you
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♪ it's all these little things i won't let these little things slip out of my mouth ♪ ♪ but if it's true, it's you, it's you they add up to ♪ ♪ i'm in love with you and all your little things ♪ >> thank you. >> thank you. >> one direction. thank you. we're back with more music in a moment, but first this is "today" on nbc.
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>> can we just reiterate one thing. so important for crowd control. more music from you people tomorrow morning. kind enough to record some songs in front of this audience today so when you hear there's more tomorrow do not show up tomorrow, okay? that's all on tape. they will be gone. >> unless you want to come back tomorrow. we'll have you again. >> what's it like performing in this kind of weather? kind of like being back home, isn't it? >> yeah, a bit. >> so you guys having any fun at
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all? doing a lot of work. two albums in one year. what do you do with your off time? >> we went paintballing yesterday, absolutely amazing, real really, really good. >> you competitive? >> we are competitive. got shot lots of times. >> i'm going to ask a question which the girls want to know. how many of you have girlfriends? >> two out of three. >> some availability there. >> we'll have much more ahead on a tuesday morning, but first these messages.
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>> this is wbal-tv 11 news in baltimore. >> good morning. i am mindy basara. baltimore county police confirmed that the brawl at a dundalk flea market gang- related. brando quinet and allen lull got into a fight on sunday.
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the 52-year-old victim was taken to the hospital after being po
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>> good morning, everyone. the rain will be tapering off as we head into the afternoon. breezy and chilly day, a lot cooler than yesterday, with high temperatures in the upper 40's and low 50s. chilly and dry all the way to the beginning of next weekend. >>
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